Releases and Advisories

09.05.2017

NEW YORK -- In response to the announcement today that President Trump has decided to phase out DACA, a lifesaving program for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants, the Center for Popular Democracy released the following statement from Co-Executive Director Ana Maria...

09.04.2017

NEW YORK -- In response to rumors, reported in Politico and other news sources that President Trump has decided to phase out DACA, a lifesaving program for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants, the Center for Popular Democracy released the following statement from Co-...

08.30.2017

NEW YORK — In response to a ruling halting most parts of Senate Bill 4, a vicious anti-immigrant law passed in Texas in May, Local Progress issued the following statement from Co-Director Sarah Johnson:

“Senate Bill 4 is not just an attack on immigrants - it is an attack...

08.30.2017

NEW YORK -- In response to a ruling from a San Antonio federal judge blocking most parts of Senate Bill 4, a Texas law targeting immigrant communities, Ana Maria Archila, Co-Executive Director of the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD),...

08.28.2017

NEW YORK/HOUSTON – Texas Organizing Project Education Fund (TOP Ed Fund) and Workers Defense Project (WDP), both affiliates of the Center for Popular Democracy, have joined other community organizations in launching a relief fund to meet the needs of the...

08.25.2017
 
NEW YORK - The Center for Popular Democracy issued a condemnation of Trump's disgraceful pardon of Sheriff Joe Arpaio tonight, standing in solidarity with its state partners in Arizona and with immigrants and communities of color abused by law enforcement around...

08.25.2017

 

In response to Gary Cohn’s interview and media reports, the Fed Up coalition issued the following statement:

"If Cohn wants to take a stand against racism and bigotry, he needs to resign and stop working for a white supremacist. The right thing for...

08.25.2017

NEW YORK -- The Center for Popular Democracy released the following statement from Co-Executive Director Ana María Archila in response to ...

08.16.2017

NEW YORK – Following news that President Trump would be disbanding several of his business councils following the resignations of a slew of corporate leaders, advocates claimed victory and demanded that companies associated with the Business Council explicitly disavow Trump’s...

08.12.2017

The Center for Popular Democracy released the following statement through Network President and Co-Executive Director Jennifer Epps-Addison:

“Though there should never be space for white supremacy in our country, today’s events in...

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